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Updated Nov 19, 2022

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Found 562 of over 573 reviews
3.5
63% Recommend to a Friend
Knight Transportation Chief Executive Officer and President David A. Jackson
72% Approve of CEO

Found 562 of over 573 reviews

3.5
63%
Recommend to a Friend
72%
Approve of CEO
Knight Transportation Chief Executive Officer and President David A. Jackson
David A. Jackson
205 Ratings

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  • "only con i see in working with knight is the long hours but it is worth it in the end.(in 34 reviews)
  • "Low pay expected to work 12 hours or more off a salary that’s fixed.(in 34 reviews)
  • "poor management and office staff(in 15 reviews)
  • "little training(in 13 reviews)
  • "Some long hours and lots of phone calls(in 9 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    great place to work

    Nov 15, 2022 - Recruiter 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    kind , helpful people, great place to work

    Cons

    long hours but flexible with schedule

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great Company

    Nov 8, 2022 - Hostler Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Top notch well maintained equipment

    Cons

    Employee parking at terminal is limited

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  4. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Low pay and long hours

    Nov 19, 2022 - Driver Manager in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Developing and coaching both new and experienced drivers

    Cons

    The pay is very low for a 50-60 hour work week

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  5. 3.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    It’s ok…

    Nov 8, 2022 - Truck Driver in Atlanta, GA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Like I said it’s ok…

    Cons

    Always messing up my checks

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  6. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Freight broker

    Nov 6, 2022 - Freight Broker 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Company wants you to succeed, management is good. Fun environment

    Cons

    long hours for not enough pay

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Driver

    Oct 23, 2022 - Class A Truck Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    They do what they say their going to do.

    Cons

    Not enough home time for me.

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  8. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Great company for a starter driver

    Oct 28, 2022 - Class A Truck Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Affordable CDL class On the road training

    Cons

    Old trucks with many issues Lack of trailers around the country making drivers waste time looking for empty trailers Poor safety support

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    diesel mechanic

    Oct 10, 2022 -  in West Valley City, UT
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    am born to be mechanic

    Cons

    work hard is the goal

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  10. 1.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    CEO didn’t care about the negative situations occurring at knight

    Nov 14, 2022 - Driver Manager/Dispatcher 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great pay great drivers drivers care about their dm

    Cons

    They don’t care about you as an employee and will overwork you.

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  11. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Cool place to start

    Oct 8, 2022 - Truck Driver in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Cool dispatch, terminal manager is cool

    Cons

    Pay and governed truck sucks

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Knight Transportation has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 573 reviews left anonymously by employees. 63% of employees would recommend working at Knight Transportation to a friend and 69% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Knight Transportation employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Knight Transportation. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

63% of Knight Transportation employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Knight Transportation 3.2 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.7 for culture and values and 3.6 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Knight Transportation to be workplace, career development, coworkers and the cons to be management, benefits, compensation.

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